Lens Rentals

Lens Rental

Bolt Productions is a service oriented lens and camera rental company located in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Need help finding the perfect lenses for your type of shooting and preferred camera? Give us a call! Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced shooter, our rental team will assist you in getting the right lens to fit your needs.

We offer a wide selection camera lens rentals. Rent Canon lenses, Sony, Zeiss or Xeen lenses. You’ll also find all of the support accessories you might need too.

Prime LensEF 50mm f-1.2L ES-78 - 72mm

Prime lenses are significantly sharper than zoom lenses. That is due to the fact that they don’t have extra glass inside that moves in order to zoom. As a result, you get a better quality photographs due to less diffraction. Prime lenses are available for rental in all lengths and varieties.

Rent Canon EF prime lenses, or Zeiss Prime lenses.  The Canon 50mm Lens is the ideal example of a Prime Lens, featuring a fixed focal length while also offering superior optical quality, smaller size and weight, and a wide maximum aperture.

Tilt Shift LensCanon EF Tilt Shift-E 17mm f4.0L

Tilt Shift Lenses, such as the Canon EF TS-E 17mm are a specialized lens type that achieves optical magic through using tilt and shift functions. This type of lens is perfect for creating miniature scenes or capturing tall architecture without distortion.

Wide Angle LensEF 35mm f/1.4L EW-78C / 72mm Wide Angle Lens Rentals

If you’re looking for a lens wider than 50mm full frame, Wide Angle Lenses such as the Canon EF 35mm is the selection for you! With a short focal length and wide field of view, the wide angle lens is ideal for landscapes as well as full indoor shots. Bolt Productions hosts a wide range of top-of-the-line Wide Angle Lens rentals, available at daily or weekly at prices suited for all your production needs. For tips and tricks, check out our Blog or Facebook page to stay in the loop.

Zeiss CP2 LensZeiss CP.2 Lens Rentals 50mm

From 28 to 85mm lenses to a complete kit, get only the best of Zeiss CP2 Lens Rentals at Bolt Productions! From the second generation of CP cinema, Zeiss CP.2 Lenses such as the Zeiss CP.2 50mm feature interchangeable mounts, which guarantee high flexibility in a wide variety of cinema and still cameras alike.

Sony E-Mount LensSony FE 24-70mm f:2.8 GM Lens w: Shade (82mm Filter Diameter)

From Cine to Batis to Loxia, Sony E-Mount Lens Rentals such as the Sony FE 24-70mm f 2.8 Lens are perfect for E-Mount Mirrorless Camera pairing. These lenses are able to maintain consistency in zoom performance while using selective focus techniques to benefit in low-light working conditions.

Zeiss LensZeiss Loxia 3-Lens Kit w/ case and Focus Gears

Looking for a Zeiss Lens for a Sony E-mount camera? You will find Carl Zeiss Batis or Loxia Lenses for your Sony A7. We rent a wide array of lenses ranging from Batis 18mm f/2.8 to the Batis 85mm e-mount lens. Need more than one lens, then rent a Zeiss Loxia 3 Lens Kit. All Sony Zeiss Lenses are ideal for high resolution SLR Cameras thanks to their precise manual focus capabilities.

Xeen LensXeen Cine 50mm/T1.5

Looking for the best in Sony Xeen Lens rentals? From 24 to 85mm, to five lens kits, you can get it all at Bolt Productions! Sony Xeen E-Mount Lenses are built specifically to use as a cinema lens for Sony E-Mount Cameras. Featuring great contrast, glare prevention, and factory standard color matching, lenses such as the Xeen Cine 50mm Lens allows users to assemble a set over time without excessive color shifting.

Rental Requirements

In order to get you on your way without delay, we need the following from you:

  1. Completely fill out and return the Rental Account Agreement.
  2. Provide a copy of your current Driver’s License and Credit Card (front & back).
  3. Provide a Certificate of General Liability Insurance naming Bolt Productions as Additional Insured and as
    Loss Payee, with limits not less than $1,000,000.00 for General Liability Insurance, including Premises
    Liability and Product/Completed Operations Liability Insurance and the full replacement cost of rented
    equipment on an All Risk, Replacement Cost basis.

Rental equipment must be returned in the manner it was rented.

Bolt Productions requires customers to have a Certificate of Insurance (COI) on file.  Please be aware that there are many types of insurance and as such, a general Certificate of Liability may NOT protect you against damage, loss, or theft of rental photo equipment or grip truck incidents.  More often than not insurance companies require a special provision, or “rider” to be placed on your existing policy to name specific articles to be insured. All policies submitted to Bolt Productions are required to include at least the following:

  1. Name Bolt Productions the additionally insured or loss payee
  2. Specifically state that the policy is for rented photo equipment (or equivalent verbiage) or grip truck rental
  3. Policy value is equal to, or greater than, the replacement value of the rented equipment

Please feel free to download this sample policy to help explain the requirements.  The red text on the sample form hi-lights the important information required on a policy. The sample download form below has dollar amounts filled in that are required for equipment and grip truck rental. Discuss with your insurance agency or agent, exactly what is covered and for what amount in your policy.